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libby's pumpkin pie recipe

The Best Libby’s Pumpkin Pie Recipe

I am a true fan of pumpkin pie.  When Fall arrives, I know it's time for pumpkin pie.  I have tried many versions, and all fall short of the original Libby's Pumpkin Pie recipe.  The secret?  Molasses.  The original recipe used molasses, ...


bailey's chocolate chip dip

Bailey’s Chocolate Chip Dip

Yep, Bailey's Chocolate Chip Dip... goes great with everything.  Dip in your favorite cookie, cracker or fruit.  Bailey's and chocolate always make any sweet treat taste better.  This makes about a cup, but the good news it does store in the refrigerator ...


lorna doone cookie recipe

Lorna Doone Cookie Recipe 3 Ways

When I was little, grown-ups ate Lorna Doone cookies.  They were elegant and served with tea, well at least at my house.  Today, I still think of them as a special treat.  Let's explore Loran Doone cookie recipe made three ways.  Pick ...


snowball cookies without nuts recipe

Snowball Cookies without Nuts Recipe

Bite size cookies are a special treat.  Especially with a cup of Cuban coffee.  This Snowball Cookies without nuts recipe is so easy you will always have a treat on hand.  This recipe makes about 2 dozen.  If you need more, feel ...


key lime ice cream

Key Lime Ice Cream

Key Lime anything is so refreshing.  When you are not on the Island, trying to recreate that vibe can be difficult.  But, this Key Lime Ice cream will immediately transport you back to Key West and the tropics.  It is perfect on ...


Famous Amos Cookie recipe

Copycat Famous Amos Cookie Recipe

I love Famous Amos cookies.  They were really small and came in a bag, filled with chocolate goodness.  The best way to eat these tiny heavenly snacks was to pop them into a microwave for a few seconds, to soften them and ...


banana pudding recipe with chessman cookies

Banana Pudding Recipe with Chessman Cookies

Banana pudding brings back so many childhood memories.  It's layers of pudding, Nilla wafers and whipped cream.  Let the pudding soften the cookies and, well, you are in heaven right?  I thought the banana pudding of my childhood needed a little updating. ...


key lime icebox cake

Key Lime Icebox Cake

When it's hot outside, the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven.  But, when you want cake, what should you do? I suggest, making an icebox cake.  The oven stays off and the end result is a yummy ...


white chocolate chip key lime island cookie recipe

White Chocolate Chip Key Lime Island Cookie Recipe

I was inspired by the recipe on the back of the package of white chocolate chips to make this version.  The original recipe, I thought, considered the Island to be Hawaii and I wanted my Island cookies to reflect Key West.  So... ...


fruit salsa

Fruit Salsa

Spring is here and Summer is just around the corner which means the stores are full of fresh fruit.  Yay... fresh strawberries, raspberries, blueberries... well you get the idea.  Here is a quick and absolute yummy treat to make with all of ...


subway raspberry cheesecake cookie recipe

Copycat Subway Raspberry Cheesecake Cookie Recipe

This copycat Subway Raspberry Cheesecake Cookie recipe makes the best cookies.  I made a batch and took them to work and they were gone ... almost instantly.  Everyone raved about the taste of the cookies and, well how gosh darn good they ...


margarita cupcakes

Margarita Cupcakes

After making homemade margarita mix, I became obsessed on the many different ways I could use it.  These margarita cupcakes are easy to make, since they start with a mix.  But, best of all, they can be taken to parties and work, ...


margarita ice cream

Margarita Ice Cream

Margarita Ice Cream.... doesn't that sound heavenly?  It is so easy to make and best of all, you don't need an ice cream maker. Step 1: Whisk together lime juice, tequila and triple sec.  Fresh lime juice is best, but if you don't have ...


lunchroom butter cookie recipe

Lunchroom Butter Cookie Recipe

Remember those yummy butter cookies we had for lunch when we were kids?  This is the recipe.  They are not as sweet as a shortbread, but have a very buttery flavor.  With only four ingredients, which most of us have on hand, ...


strawberry white chocolate cake mix cookies

Strawberry White Chocolate Cake Mix Cookie Recipe

These are so pretty and pink.  Perfect for Valentine's Day or a baby shower... imagine, these on a white plate with pretty flowers all around.  Yep... wouldn't last long in my house.  I made these using a new kind of M&M.  They ...


Pignoli cookie recipe

Pignoli Cookie Recipe

What are pignoli cookies?  They are are yummy, chewy macaroon style cookie from Sicily, Italy.  This pignoli cookie recipe is so simple and quick.  Pignoli means 'pine nut' in Italian.  When you see a pine nut cookie it probably will be a ...


Panera Shortbread Cookie Recipe

The Best Panera Shortbread Cookie Recipe Ever

I love shortbread.  More specifically, Panera's shortbread.  This is the best Panera shortbread recipe ever!  It is quick and so easy to make. Step 1: Combine butter, cake flour, confectioner's sugar, baking soda and vanilla.  I use a mixer with a paddle attachment.  I ...


white chocolate chip macadamia nut cookie recipe

White Chocolate Chip Macadamia Nut Cookie Recipe

White chocolate and macadamia nuts seem to be made for each other.  They are so tropical.. the crunch of the nuts and the soft flavor of the white chocolate... takes be back to any Island.  These cookies will certainly remind you of ...


Quaker Oats Oatmeal Cookie Recipe

The Quickest Quaker Oats Oatmeal Cookie Recipe Ever

I crave oatmeal cookies; specifically the Quaker Oats Oatmeal cookie recipe.  But, I have a small, tiny oven which only lets me make 12 cookies at a time.  So a batch can take some time.  I figured out how to solve this, ...


pampered chef spritz cookie recipe

2 Best Ways to Make Pampered Chef Spritz Cookie Recipe

I love spritz cookies.  They are the buttery cookies that are made with a cookie press.  I have the Pampered Chef version (actually who doesn't?) of the cookie press and it really is easy to use.  But, these cookies are not just ...


pumpkin bread recipe

Pumpkin Bread Recipe

I love pumpkin bread.  It tastes like fall... the cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg ... yum, yum.  Served warm with butter or a little bit of cream cheese and you have a great snack. Step 1: Preheat oven to 350 degree.  Spray two loaf pans ...


pumpkin pie spice

Pumpkin Pie Spice

Fall is the time for pumpkins, cinnamon and pies.  Lots of pies .... apple, pumpkin, berry... you get the idea.  I have a love affair with the warm spices.  Those like cinnamon.  They have a wonderful aroma and can make you feel ...


royal dansk danish butter cookies recipe

The Best Copycat Royal Dansk Danish Butter Cookies Recipe Ever

I love those cookies that come in the blue tin.  You know the ones.... we see them during the Holiday season and we eat all of them because they are so so good.  This is the best copycat Royal Dansk Danish butter ...


Potbelly Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Potbelly Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

There's something about a good oatmeal cookie.  It tastes great with everything.  This is no exception.  The Potbelly Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe is big hit.  If you are lucky enough to live near a Potbelly shop, you can easily have these ...


Publix Key Lime Pie Recipe

Publix Key Lime Pie Recipe

If you have ever been to Publix, then you can relate to this... their key lime pie is wonderful.  It has a very distinct taste.  So, I tried several different recipes and I think this one tastes just like a Publix Key ...


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